The family of Nell Keigan invite family and friends to a casual farewell gathering at RSVP Senior Center, 749 Second Street, Webster City; Saturday, October 12, 2013 from 3:30 - 5:00 PM.
Nell Keigan, age 92, of Snellville, GA, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Thursday, October 3, 2013. A memorial service will be held 3:00, Sunday, October 6, 2013, at St. Oliver Catholic Church, Snellville, GA, with Rev. John Welch M.S., serving as celebrant. Mrs. Keigan earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Northern Iowa, Iowa Falls, IA, and her master's degree from Drake University, Des Moines, IA. She retired from teaching with 30 years of service from Webster City Community Schools in Webster City, IA. After her retirement, she moved to Georgia where she continued to work in her son-in-law's practice, Gwinnett Foot Ankle and Leg in Snellville, GA. Mrs. Keigan was much loved, honored, and respected by her large family and her many friends. Surviving are daughters & sons-in-law: Kay & Wayne Deakman of Cochise, AZ; Jeanette & Louie Jimenez of Snellville, GA; daughter: Ann Ruppel of Bettendorf, IA; sister: Carole Gardener of Concord, CA; brother-in-law: Jesse Johnson, Snellville, GA; 6 grandchildren, and 10 great grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the P.E.O. Chapter AJ, (a philanthropic organization for the education of women) c/o 7895 Georgetown Circle, Suwanee, GA 30024. Arrangements made by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Drive, Snellville, GA 30078, 770-979-5010. Please sign online guest registry: www.stewartfh.com.